The Corner

No to a Nuclear Iran

From my most recent NRO article, on the current nuclear talks with Iran: “Even before any outline of a bill has emerged, the president has promised to veto any bill that comes from Congress that threatens Iran with enhanced sanctions if it does not sign on to the prospective porous agreement. This is preemptive appeasement of Iran. . . . The best that can be hoped is that the Senate will override Obama’s veto and that the combination of Saudi oil-price reductions and the explicit, if discreet, threat of Israeli destruction of Iranian nuclear facilities from the air will patch the world through to the installation of more purposeful governments in Washington and London.”

Whether you agree or disagree, your comments are, as always, most welcome.


Conrad Black — Conrad Black’s latest book is Donald J. Trump, A President Like No Other. He can be reached at

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